Bottle stopper, Dwight Eisenhower, 1950s

Bottle stopper, Dwight Eisenhower, 1950s

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The German company Achatit was known for crafting political caricatures into bottle stoppers. They sold stoppers of many world leaders including Dwight Eisenhower. Eisenhower, a Republican, was elected president in 1952 and 1956, defeating his Democratic opponent Adlai Stevenson both times.
Object Name
Bottle Stopper
associated person
Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 4 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Ralph E. Becker
Political Campaigns
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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